Period
to 21 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear with a requirement for REST skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited REST over the 6 months to 21 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 81 53 83
Rank change year-on-year -28 +30 -21
Permanent jobs citing REST 30 29 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 2.37% 4.03% 2.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.75% 8.79% 5.60%
Number of salaries quoted 28 27 14
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £47,500 £52,500 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.52% +35.48% -3.13%
10th Percentile £38,375 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £56,250 £120,000 £49,400
North East median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +18.75% - -

REST is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Tyne and Wear
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 522 330 500
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 41.17% 45.83% 43.48%
Number of salaries quoted 424 291 442
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £23,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £53,750 £52,500
North East median annual salary £44,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +18.67% - -

REST
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing REST as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for REST in Tyne and Wear

REST
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing REST in Tyne and Wear.

Salary trend for REST in Tyne and Wear

REST
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing REST in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 21 August 2018.

Salary histogram for REST in Tyne and Wear

REST
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 21 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne -28 30 £47,500 -31.16% 2
REST
North East

For the 6 months to 21 August 2018, IT jobs citing REST also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for REST.

1 20 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (60.00%) Web Services
3 15 (50.00%) .NET
3 15 (50.00%) JSON
4 14 (46.67%) .NET Framework
4 14 (46.67%) C#
4 14 (46.67%) JavaScript
4 14 (46.67%) ASP.NET
4 14 (46.67%) Entity Framework
5 12 (40.00%) HTML
5 12 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 12 (40.00%) TDD
6 11 (36.67%) MVC
6 11 (36.67%) SOAP
6 11 (36.67%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (33.33%) Git (software)
7 10 (33.33%) HTML5
7 10 (33.33%) CSS
7 10 (33.33%) XML
8 9 (30.00%) SQL Server
8 9 (30.00%) Visual Studio Team System
8 9 (30.00%) CSS3
8 9 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web API
9 8 (26.67%) Greenfield Project
9 8 (26.67%) BDD
9 8 (26.67%) Java
10 7 (23.33%) OO
10 7 (23.33%) Coaching
10 7 (23.33%) jQuery
10 7 (23.33%) Domain-Driven Design

REST
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (20.00%) WebLogic
2 4 (13.33%) JBoss
3 1 (3.33%) CMS
3 1 (3.33%) Confluence
3 1 (3.33%) Drupal
3 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.33%) Sitecore CMS
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.33%) Force.com
3 1 (3.33%) Heroku
3 1 (3.33%) SaaS
3 1 (3.33%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) HTTP
1 5 (16.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.67%) NoSQL
2 2 (6.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 10 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 9 (30.00%) Visual Studio Team System
3 6 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (13.33%) Visual Studio
5 2 (6.67%) Jenkins
5 2 (6.67%) JIRA
5 2 (6.67%) JUnit
6 1 (3.33%) Ant
6 1 (3.33%) Eclipse
6 1 (3.33%) TeamCity
6 1 (3.33%) Xcode
General
1 4 (13.33%) Advertising
2 2 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (80.00%) Developer
2 10 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 5 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 5 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 5 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
3 5 (16.67%) Software Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) C# Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Principal Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Senior C# Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) .NET Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Principal .NET Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Android Developer
6 1 (3.33%) ERP Developer
6 1 (3.33%) iOS Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Salesforce Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Senior iOS Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Technical Leader
6 1 (3.33%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (60.00%) Web Services
2 15 (50.00%) .NET
2 15 (50.00%) JSON
3 14 (46.67%) .NET Framework
3 14 (46.67%) ASP.NET
3 14 (46.67%) Entity Framework
4 12 (40.00%) HTML
5 11 (36.67%) SOAP
6 10 (33.33%) CSS
6 10 (33.33%) HTML5
6 10 (33.33%) XML
7 9 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 9 (30.00%) CSS3
8 7 (23.33%) jQuery
9 6 (20.00%) Ajax
9 6 (20.00%) Spring
10 5 (16.67%) Node.js
10 5 (16.67%) Sass
11 4 (13.33%) LINQ
11 4 (13.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (3.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.33%) Windows
1 4 (13.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.33%) Android
2 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (40.00%) TDD
3 11 (36.67%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (36.67%) MVC
4 8 (26.67%) BDD
5 7 (23.33%) Coaching
5 7 (23.33%) Domain-Driven Design
5 7 (23.33%) OO
6 6 (20.00%) Front End Development
6 6 (20.00%) Scrum
7 5 (16.67%) Software Engineering
7 5 (16.67%) Web Development
8 4 (13.33%) Microservices
8 4 (13.33%) MVVM
9 2 (6.67%) Dependency Injection
9 2 (6.67%) DevOps
9 2 (6.67%) IT Strategy
9 2 (6.67%) Mobile First
9 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (3.33%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 14 (46.67%) C#
1 14 (46.67%) JavaScript
2 8 (26.67%) Java
3 6 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (3.33%) Apex Code
4 1 (3.33%) Apple Swift
4 1 (3.33%) Kotlin
4 1 (3.33%) Objective-C
4 1 (3.33%) PHP
4 1 (3.33%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Docker
Vendors
1 12 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.00%) Capita
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle
3 1 (3.33%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.33%) Sitecore